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" What I left open fields, producing hay and corn, I now find covered with streets and squares, and palaces and churches. I am credibly informed, that, in the space of seven years, eleven thousand new houses have been built in one quarter of Westminster,... "
The expedition of Humphry Clinker. By the author of Roderick Random - Page 119
by Tobias George Smollett - 1820
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Volume 1

Tobias Smollett - Tobacco - 1793
...feven years, eleven thoufand .new .houfes have been built in one quarter of Wcftaninfter, exclufive of what is daily added to other parts of this unwieldy metropolis. Pimlico and Knightfbridge are now almoft joined to Chelfea and Kenfington ; and if this infatuation continues for...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett, M. D.: The expedition of ...

Tobias Smollett - English fiction - 1796
...of feven years, eleven thoufand new houfes have been built in one quarter of Weftminfter, exclufive of what is daily added to other parts of this unwieldy metropolis. Pimlico and Knightsbridge are now almoft joined to Chelfea and Kenfmgton ; and, if this infatuation continues for half a century, I fuppofe...
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Handbuch der englischen sprache und literature, Volume 1

H. Nolte - 1823
...find covered with streets, and squares, and palaces, and churches. I am credibly informed, • that in the space of seven years, eleven thousand new houses...built in one quarter of Westminster, exclusive of ębat is daily added to other parts of this unwieldy metropolis. Pimilico and Knightsbridge**) are...
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The miscellaneous works of Tobias Smollett, with a life of the author, Volume 11

Tobias George Smollett - 1824
...find covered with streets, and squares, and palaces, and churches. I am credibly informed, that, in the space of seven years, eleven thousand new houses...exclusive of what is daily added to other parts of this up wieldly metropolis. Pimlico and Knightsbridge are now almost joined to Chelsea and Kensington; and...
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker: With a Memoir of the Author, Volume 1

Tobias Smollett, Thomas Roscoe - Great Britain - 1831 - 403 pages
...find covered with streets, and squares, and palaces, and churches. I am credibly informed, that, in the space of seven years, eleven thousand new houses...other parts of this unwieldy metropolis. Pimlico and e Knightsbridge are now almost joined to Chelsea and Kensington ; and if this infatuation continues...
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Select Works of Tobias Smollett ...: With a Memoir of the Life and ..., Volume 2

Tobias George Smollett, Sir Walter Scott - 1835
...find covered with streets and squares, and / palaces and churches. I am credibly informed, that, in the space of seven years, eleven thousand new houses...exclusive of what is daily added to other parts of this unwieldly metropolis. Pimlico and Knightsbridge are now almost joined to Chelsea and Kensington ; and,...
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker

Tobias Smollett, Thomas Roscoe - English fiction - 1836 - 400 pages
...find covered with streets, and squares, and palaces, and churches. I am ' credibly informed, that, in the space of seven years, eleven thousand new houses...other parts of this unwieldy metropolis. Pimlico and Kaightsbridge are now almost joined to Chelsea and Kensington ; and if this infatuation continues for...
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The Novels and Novelists of the Eighteenth Century

William Forsyth - 1871
...difference between the metropolis then and as it exists now. We are told in 'Humphry Clinker,' that " Pimlico and Knightsbridge are now almost joined to...whole county of Middlesex will be covered with brick." * In Mrs. Heywood's novel of ' Miss Betsy Thoughtless,' a gentleman mentions in a letter that he wants...
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The Novels and Novelists

William Forsyth - 1871
...difference between the metropolis then and as it exists now. We are told in ' Humphry Clinker/that " Pimlico and Knightsbridge are now almost joined to...county of Middlesex will be covered with brick."* In Mrs. Heywood's novel of * Miss Betsy Thoughtless/ a gentleman mentions in a letter that he wants...
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The Novels and Novelists of the Eighteenth Century: In Illustration of the ...

William Forsyth - England - 1871 - 347 pages
...difference between the metropolis then and as it exists now. We are told in ' Humphry Clinker,' that "Pimlico and Knightsbridge are now almost joined to...whole county of Middlesex will be covered with brick." ~x~ In Mrs. Heywood's novel of 6 Miss Betsy Thoughtless,' a gentleman mentions in a letter that he...
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